Image Source: http://joyreactor.com/tag/breadI go by manynames, Sandwich, Wrap, Tortilla, Pita, Crumpet, Croissant, Dumpling (now I hate that!) …
Image Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_breadsI can bewhite, brown, flat, sweet, soft, fruity, fried, you nameit! Sour? Doh! Of course.
Fact is, I get gobbled up. A lot! I am Food that somepeople have a lot of and some don’t.Did you know that I am one of the most commonlywasted food items? (Check BBCNews, 2012, http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17353707)
That is, until 3 gals and 2 guys came together and decided to see me with fresh eyes! I, Bread, am not just Food to be wasted.
I, BREAD, AM A GEM THAT CANHELP CHANGE THE WORLD!
Commonly found + Commonly wasted => ReframingNEW ROLE FOR ME:CONSERVE & RECYCLE BREAD FORSOCIAL CHANGE
YENMA’S Not-So-Secret Formula to Turn Me into GemsYENMA used some of ME(excess, stale, or fresh!) White glue and lemon juice
Removing my protective shield was toughbut well, if the gems are going to looknice, I’ll make the sacrifice.
I’m proud to announceYENMA IS DONATING THE PROCEEDSOF BREAD GEMS TO CHARITY
http://yenmabreadgems.wix.com/breadPlease visit Yenma’s website to support the sale of theirbread gems for selected charities, e.g UNICEF!
I am on ebay! http://www.ebay.com/itm/Bread-Clay-Necklace-for-the-Crash-Creativity-Stanford-Venture-Lab-Class-/160917953956?Nadia’s ebay page for Yenma’s Bread Gems
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Bread-Clay-Necklace-for-the-Crash-Creativity-Stanford-Venture-Lab-Class-/160918000710?Marc’s ebay page for Yenma’s Bread Gems
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=160918453101Yin’s ebay page for Yenma’s Bread Gems
Charities“ All proceeds from the sale will go to UNICEF to work towards helping children overcome the obstacles that “ All money made from the sale of this beautiful necklace will go towards the Cancer Society. poverty, violence, disease and discrimination place in a child’s path. Why the Cancer Society? Because my mother is a Why UNICEF? Because we breast cancer survivor. believe with UNICEF that Because I have lost many “children should not die from family members to preventable illnesses” and be cancer, and because we free to pursue their dreams. – need to find a cure. - NADIA YIN & MARC
I see these kids are having fun doing this and for a good cause too!TO LEARN MORE, CONTACT THEMAT YENMA WEBSITE
This project was completed in partial fulfillment of StanfordUniversity Venture Lab’s Crash Course on Creativityrequirements, Fall 2012, taught by Prof. Tina Seelig.Thanks for watching! All contents are copyright of Team (exceptfor cited images). Latest listings and updates? Web: http://yenmabreadgems.wix.com/bread Tweet Nadia: @ChaiLatteAddict Tweet Yin: @yinbk